Robby Pursley - August 2016 Athlete of the Month

By
Nick Pritchett
September 1, 2016

Tell us a little about yourself.

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How did you hear about CrossFit and why did you start?

I walked

How has CrossFit changed your life?

I feel like a stronger person both physically and mentally.

What have you accomplished, that you couldn't before, because of CrossFit?

Before I joined crossfit I couldnt do a handstand pushup or overhead squat. Now that I have been doing crossfit for a year and a half I have doubled my yearly salary, dunked a basketball, purchased a Ferrari, Porsche and a Purple Lambo. I truly believe that I would have never accomplished any of this without Cherry City Crossfit!!! And on a side note, I am also dating a Super Supermodel and have a pet Liger. #powerfulcherrycitycrossfit

Tell us one goal or P.R. you would like to accomplish through CrossFit.

A 400lb deadlift would be pretty righteous!!

What is your favorite part of Cherry City CrossFit?

I really enjoy the camaraderie and the positive energy.

What is your favorite CrossFit movement?

I would probably marry the deadlift.

What is your LEAST favorite CrossFit movement?

The double under is surely the bane of my existence.

Why do you fight? What pushes or motivate you?

To inspire people who are of an advanced age such as myself and

Nick Pritchett
Technology Director